The table below looks at the statistics for Objective-C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Objective-C over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Objective-C
Rank 69 70 65
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 3 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.32% 0.39% 0.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.12% 1.37% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £350 £354
10% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £350 £386
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 £43.25
% change year-on-year
- -7.51%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Programming Languages Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
269 293 289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 28.59% 28.84% 37.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 174 123
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £240 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £420 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 15
Average hourly rate £44.08 - £21.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 - £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 - £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

Objective-C
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Objective-C across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Objective-C Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Objective-C
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Objective-C across the Reading region.

Objective-C Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Objective-C
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing Objective-C also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Objective-C.

1 3 (100.00%) iPhone
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (66.67%) Animation
2 2 (66.67%) Cocoa Touch
2 2 (66.67%) Cocoa
2 2 (66.67%) Core Animation
3 1 (33.33%) iPhone SDK
3 1 (33.33%) Xcode
3 1 (33.33%) iOS SDK
3 1 (33.33%) UIKit

Objective-C
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing Objective-C also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Objective-C. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) iPhone Developer
2 1 (33.33%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Cocoa
1 2 (66.67%) Core Animation
1 2 (66.67%) Cocoa Touch
2 1 (33.33%) UIKit
2 1 (33.33%) iPhone SDK
2 1 (33.33%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) iPhone
2 2 (66.67%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) iOS Development
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